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Mark McHenry - Participant

Dr. Mark A. McHenry is President of Shared Spectrum Company (SSC), which he founded in 2000. SSC conducts software development, RF field measurement, and analysis projects related to spectrum use and spectrum sharing. McHenry served as a member of NTIA’s Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee since 2006. McHenry served on the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology Spectrum study in 2012. McHenry was named Engineer of the Year by the District of Columbia Council of Engineering and Architectural Societies in February 2006. McHenry was a co-founder of San Diego Research Center, Inc., which focused on DoD test and training systems. McHenry was a Program Manager at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, where he managed multiple tactical wireless related programs. McHenry received the Office of Secretary of Defense Award for Outstanding Achievement in 1997 and the Office of Secretary of Defense Award for Exceptional Public Service Award in 2000. McHenry was an engineer at SRI International, Northrop Advanced Systems, McDonnell Douglas Astronautics, Hughes Aircraft, and Ford Aerospace.

Mchenry received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Stanford University, M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado, and B.S. in engineering and applied science from the California Institute of Technology. Mchenry has 21 issued patents in spectrum and radio frequency areas and 30 published journal and conference papers.



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